This manual tells how to set up and begin using your
Satellite Pro A10
Series computer. It also provides detailed information on
computer, basic operations and care, using optional devices and
This manual offers important information about your
solutions to the most common problems, and features and
It is composed of the following chapters, appendices, a
glossary and an
Chapter 1, Introduction, is an overview of the computer’s
capabilities, and options.
Chapter 2, The Grand Tour, identifies the components of the
and briefly explains how they function.
Chapter 3, Getting Started, provides a quick overview of how
operating your computer and gives tips on safety and
Chapter 4, Operating Basics, includes instructions on using
devices: Touch pad, USB diskette drive, optical media
modem, wireless communication features, Wireless LAN and
LAN. It also
provides tips on care of the computer, diskettes and CD/DVDs.
Chapter 5, The Keyboard, describes special keyboard
the keypad overlay and hot keys.
Chapter 6, Power and Power-Up Modes, gives details on the
power resources, battery save modes and how to set a password.
Chapter 7, HW Setup and Passwords, explains how to configure the
computer using the HW Setup program and how to set passwords.
Chapter 8, Optional Devices, describes the optional hardware
Chapter 9, Troubleshooting, suggests courses of action if
doesn’t seem to be working properly.
The Appendixes provide technical information about your
The Glossary defines general computer terminology and
includes a list of
acronyms used in the text.
The Index quickly directs you to the information contained
in this manual.